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Old 01-31-2017, 03:08 PM
DrDeth DrDeth is offline
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Originally Posted by smiling bandit View Post
Even in season, you would have access to one variety of apple, or any other fruit or vegetable, if you were lucky. If you didn't happen to live near an orchard, then you might be able to gather some apples of a random tree that happened to be on your land, or barter with a trader. They were likely to be rather sour if not grafted by an experienced grower.
They didnt eat apples much, they were used for cider.